The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 25 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.08% 4.03% 3.87%
As % of the System Software category 30.49% 25.64% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £125 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £380 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 117 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.09% 15.73% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 26
Average daily rate £315 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £129 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.78%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (65.31%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) NetApp
5 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (38.78%) SLA
7 18 (36.73%) MCSE
8 17 (34.69%) SAN
9 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
9 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
10 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
11 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
12 13 (26.53%) HP
12 13 (26.53%) Intel
12 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (24.49%) VMware ESX
13 12 (24.49%) Change Management
13 12 (24.49%) iSCSI
13 12 (24.49%) Linux
13 12 (24.49%) Windows 2000
14 11 (22.45%) Windows NT
14 11 (22.45%) Citrix
14 11 (22.45%) NFS
14 11 (22.45%) SCOM
14 11 (22.45%) Clustering
15 10 (20.41%) Finance
15 10 (20.41%) BladeLogic

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.41%) IIS
1 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) CICS
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) iSCSI
3 10 (20.41%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (16.33%) NAS
5 5 (10.20%) Broadband
6 4 (8.16%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) LAN
7 1 (2.04%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.08%) OLTP
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) International Banking
4 1 (2.04%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) EMC Centera
3 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) HACMP
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 12 (24.49%) Windows 2000
5 11 (22.45%) Windows NT
6 10 (20.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (20.41%) UNIX
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.20%) CentOS
8 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
9 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.04%) AIX
10 1 (2.04%) Solaris
10 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (24.49%) Change Management
3 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Change Control
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (36.73%) MCSE
3 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
4 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) Degree
6 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
7 4 (8.16%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware ESX
4 11 (22.45%) NFS
5 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (20.41%) Terminal Services
5 10 (20.41%) ISA Server
6 4 (8.16%) Squid
6 4 (8.16%) Postfix
6 4 (8.16%) Sendmail
7 3 (6.12%) vSphere
7 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.12%) Firmware
8 1 (2.04%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) SCOM
2 10 (20.41%) BladeLogic
3 6 (12.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
5 4 (8.16%) SCCM
5 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.08%) SCSM
6 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.04%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.86%) NetApp
4 13 (26.53%) HP
4 13 (26.53%) Intel
5 11 (22.45%) Citrix
6 9 (18.37%) EMC
7 7 (14.29%) IBM
7 7 (14.29%) 3PAR
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco
9 5 (10.20%) Hitachi
9 5 (10.20%) Sophos
9 5 (10.20%) Brocade
10 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
10 4 (8.16%) McAfee
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle
10 4 (8.16%) Lumension
11 2 (4.08%) BMC
12 1 (2.04%) Dell
12 1 (2.04%) PlateSpin
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